Livestock Production

Floating dairy farm being built in Netherlands March 2017

Rotterdam-based architects are coming up with plans to transform the city through the construction of a floating dairy farm Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

CAFOs: The good, the bad and the possible February 2017

With good sense and advance planning, CAFOs won’t destroy rural life as we know it. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Winter application of manure in OH February 2017

Given the warmer than normal winter and large amounts of rainfall received in areas, some livestock producers will be looking to apply manure in February Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Beef production on slats January 2017

Forget about cleaning cattle pens. An Ohio feedlot owner has taken the approach of housing his herd in a well-ventilated barn on slatted concrete floors. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

WI farm using technology to grow December 2016

A highlight of the Professional Dairy Producers of Wisconsin tour of the 6,000-cow Kinnard Farm in Casco was the sand recycling system that is in place. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Canadian mobile device offers instant dairy cow health check September 2016

Dairy Quality Inc. is a Queensville, Ont. company that prides itself on creating high tech solutions to meet dairy farming challenges. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Cattlemen's Young Leaders announces 2016 mentorship recipients August 2016

The Cattlemen's Young Leaders (CYL) program has announced its 2016 national mentorship recipients. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Avoid manure pits’ fatal fumes August 2016

Silage harvest is starting soon, which means dairy farmers will also be stirring up trouble in their manure pits. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

A gut full of health August 2016

The key to better health is through the gut, according to Dr. Emma Allen-Vercoe, associate professor at the University of Guelph. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Check off study shows benefits to beef producers August 2016

Every check-off dollar invested in research and marketing activities resulted in a benefit cost ratio of 14:1 or $14 of benefit for cattle producers. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Researching on new forage mixtures could enhance competitiveness in beef industry August 2016

he Government of Canada has announced a contribution of $97,500 to Agriculture nordique axée sur la production bovine (ANPB). Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Drought management strategies for cattle producers July 2016

Knowledge can help cattle producers deal with drought conditions more effectively and avoid financial ruin. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Growing Canadian beef markets July 2016

An investment of up to $6.4 million over three years will help increase global consumer demand for Canadian beef. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

CCIA accounces traceability symposium July 2016

The Canadian Cattle Identification Agency (CCIA) has announced its Traceability Symposium 2016 on November 2-3, 2016. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Research identifies gene variant responsible for scrapie July 2016

Live goats can now be tested for scrapie susceptibility and resistance thanks to newly completed genetic research by a researcher at Trent University. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Grazing workshops with Sarah Flack July 2016

Sarah Flack, grazing specialist from Vermont, will be in Ontario for a series of grazing workshops. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Taiwanese market restored for Canadian beef exports July 2016

The Government of Canada has announced that Taiwan has lifted its temporary ban on Canadian beef, effective July 8, 2016. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Grazing cattle, ducks and deer June 2016

The MHHC has 14,000 acres of land throughout in Manitoba that it manages primarily for the purpose of conserving, restoring and enhancing natural habitats. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

New access to the Turkish market for Canadian cattle June 2016

Canada has achieved new market access for Canadian breeding cattle to Turkey. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Brexit and implications for Canada’s beef sector June 2016

Last week’s vote by 52 per cent of the people of the UK to leave the European Union has created upheaval and uncertainty on a number of fronts. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

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